Come to Florida and expand your palate! For those adventurous eaters, the Sunshine State is the perfect place to test out new cuisines and explore the limits of your culinary abilities. There are hundreds of cooking classes available here, but a small few stand out above the rest.

We want to help hungry travelers by sharing our cooking classes in Florida. The service, the menu, and the reviews from previous customers put these cooking classes over-the-top and onto our list. Congrats to our 2021 award winners!

Top Cooking Classes in Florida for 2021

A. Chef’s Cooking Studio (Ponte Vedra)

A. Chef’s Cooking Studio was originally just a daydream. Chef Andrea, always a lover of art and food, dreamed up the idea of a Studio for cooks! Home cooks, professional cooks, those who want to learn, and those who want to share, would have a Studio to call home.

Chef Alice Cooking Classes & Demos (Pompano Beach)

Since 2005, Chef Alice Colin has been offering public and privately-booked hands-on cooking classes and cooking demonstrations in a variety of exciting global cuisines.

All cooking classes include the following: 

  • A welcome snack and homemade refreshment
  • Approximately two hours of hands-on cooking a three course menu, to be enjoyed together as an intimate sit-down meal. Should you care to BYOB wine or beer to enjoy responsibly with your meal, Chef Alice will recommend the perfect menu pairing.

Have fun while learning essential knife skills, cooking techniques and loads of pro tips to last a lifetime!

Cozymeal (Multiple Locations)

Customer Review: “I’ve done multiple classes with Cozymeal, and keep coming back because I love them all! Cozymeal is a great way to experience cooking new cuisine in a friendly, cooperative working environment. Chefs are super friendly, and fellow attendees are all there for a great time. I love Cozymeal!”

My Big, Fat, Greek, Cooking Class (Ormond Beach)

My Big, Fat, Greek Cooking Classes elicit a fusion of both “old world,” traditional cooking techniques as well as Elaine’s own flavorful and innovative methods to offer her students a unique, hands-on cooking class that creates delicious, heart-healthy Grecian delicacies. 

Sur La Table (Boca Raton)

From a fun twist on date night to a robust culinary education, there’s a Sur La Table Cooking Class for every cook.

Tastebuds Kitchen (Miami)

They specialize in fresh and unique cooking events, and their mission is to be the top culinary entertainment experience for kids, families and adults by engaging and delighting our budding chefs in the kitchen.

The Gathering Table (Melbourne)

The Gathering Table is an interactive cooking class that has been created for anyone who enjoys cooking, eating good food or just looking for a unique cooking experience. Their hands-on classes are designed to create a delicious family style meal focused around fresh ingredients and scratch made cooking. Their goal is to make gourmet cooking fun and easy in a kitchen that is warm and inviting. Whether you are looking to learn something new, enjoy a unique night out or celebrating a special occasion we’ve got a menu that you are sure to enjoy. They’ve created a kitchen for guests of all cooking levels and the staff is there to help you every step of the way!

The Naked Bite (Miami)

The Naked Bite offers several services in Miami and South Florida. Whether you are looking for help preparing meals for your family, you want to improve your cooking skills, or you are celebrating a special event with friends. If you enjoy healthy, vibrant, flavorful food — you’ve come to the right place!

Truffles and Trifles (Orlando)

Truffles and Trifles started 38 years ago as a dream to share the love of cooking and make being in the kitchen fun. Now, 38 years later, Truffles and Trifles is the largest, most successful cooking school in the Southeast and was named one of the top five cooking schools in the country by the Food Network.

The founder, Marci Arthur, is an outgoing dynamic cooking personality making celebrity appearances both locally and nationally. Marci has accumulated a host of accolades for her cooking skills. Her witty sense of humor and charm add spice to every Marci encounter. Marci and her staff of classically trained chefs insure that every cooking class is a memorable experience.

Come and experience a unique experience with your friends and schedule a private party, or let us host a team-building event for your corporation.

Young Chef’s Academy (Seminole)

Established in April 2003, Young Chefs Academy offers cooking classes to children in a safe environment that encourages discovery and creativity. While learning food preparation skills is the main ingredient at YCA, each class adds a heap of kitchen safety, a scoop of etiquette, a handful of table setting, a pinch of menu planning, and laughter to taste!

Jen Robertson
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Hi, I'm Jen and I love to travel, go to the beach and write about all the places I have visited. I also have a bucket list of places I can't wait to try! I've visited Cape Cod every summer since I was a kid and now enjoy traveling to all great beach destinations, including Florida! I have worked in the travel industry for all of my career. I love sharing my experiences of different restaurants and places and helping travelers find the best fit for them!